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Contract Therapist

Responsible for evaluating, treating and providing appropriate referral services for Counseling Services clients and/or potential clients and for maintaining timely, accurate case records on his/her clients. Minimum qualifications: at least a LCPC or LCSW-C.

To submit your resume or for more information contact Ellie Bentz, Clinical Director at ebentz@fcmha.org or (301) 663-0011 ext.133.

Crisis Specialist

Part-time Crisis Specialists for community-based walk-in crisis center-Bachelor’s required; Master’s preferred.  Crisis intervention experience and ability to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, and holidays is a must. 

Email letter of interest and resume to Mental Health Association, nmiller@fcmha.org.  EOE. 


The Mental Health Association is seeking an experienced Psychiatrist to focus on continuity of patient care.  MHA is a private non-profit group practice looking to expand to an OMHC. This exciting part to full time position would act as the medical director in a newly renovated building in Frederick City. Position offers a competitive salary PTO, 10 paid holidays, and days paid for CME.

Please submit letter of inquiry along with resume to ebentz@fcmha.org

Part Time
Call Specialists

The Mental Health Association of Frederick County is hiring staff for our 24/7 Call Center.  This is a critical, life-saving service providing information and referral, crisis intervention, and suicide prevention to Western Maryland.  Bachelor’s degree and/or call center experience preferred.  Evenings, weekends and holidays are required.

Submit cover letter and resume via email to lmyers@fcmha.org by October 9, 2015.  EOC. 

Part-time position- System Navigator

MHA is hiring a part-time person to help families navigate the systems of care and provide support and care coordination. Minimum qualifications include Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field. Knowledge of systems and community resources a must. Submit resume and cover letter to sborg@fcmha.org by 11/20. EOE

Part-time Family Assessment Worker

MHA is currently accepting resumes for a Family Assessment Worker to work in our Healthy Families program.  This is a part-time position working approximately 12 hours per week.  The responsibilities include reviewing records, scheduling and conducting in-home interviews with potential clients and determining eligibility for home visitation services.  The position requires experience working with culturally diverse families and community agencies, strong interpersonal skills and a task-minded work orientation.  Anyone interested in this position should contact the Healthy Families Program Manager, Robyn Sheppard, at rsheppard@fcmha.org.

Current Openings

At this time there are no job opportunities. Please check again at a later date. Thank you.

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National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national 24- hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone who feels that he/she might be in danger of hurting oneself, to find referrals to mental health services, or to speak to a crisis worker about a friend or family member.

Walk-In Behavioral Health Services

Experiencing an emotional, mental, family or relationship crisis? Suicidal thoughts? Anxiety, grief or depression? Help is here.

Walk-In Behavioral Health Services is a free service where a Crisis Specialst will meet with you to help resolve a current crisis or concern and assist with connections to ongoing support. Available to adults, youth and children (under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a guardian).

Location: 226 South Jefferson Street
Hours: Monday - Friday 12pm - 8pm, Saturday and Sunday 12pm - 4pm  
For more information dial: 2-1-1 or 1-866-411-6803